United Patriotic Body
September 27, 2010
Following the Pledge of Allegiance, the meeting was called to order
by Commander Richardson at 1900.
Present were: Terry Richardson, Larry Nicholson, Wayne Wermager, Jim
Haukedahl, Bob Jacobson, Mark Wagemann, Ed Kania, Rick Fuller, Bill
Peterson, Tim Haugen, Jason Hicks, Ralph Wollman.
Motion to accept May 24, 2010 minutes, was made by Mark Wagemann,
2nd by Larry Nicholson. Motion carried.
There was no treasures report.
Memorial Day Activities: For Memorial Day in 2011, Flags need to be
place at Holy Cross South.
Larry Nicholson noted that Moorhead will have a 4th of July parade
again this year. The parade will form up at 7pm by the Field house.
There will be no daytime activities. 2011 looks like the same type
Military appreciation night was held June 7, 2010. About $3000.00
was raised from the sale and auction of jerseys. Several good
comments were made about the color guards/
AMVETS had a flag retirement ceremony on June 14, 2010.
Veterans Day activities were discussed.
Dilworth VFW will have stew at noon, afternoon activities with steak
served at 5pm.
Moorhead Legion will have stew at noon with concert band at 3pm.
Fargo Legion will have stew after program at Civic Center, band will
AMVETS will have SOS after program at Civic.
Fargo VFW will have stew at noon.
West Fargo VFW will have Flag rising at 11am with stew at 4pm
followed by Concert Band.
On November 11, Organization will form up on the Veterans Memorial
Bridge at 9:45am for a short program. Fargo groups will form up at
the old Great Northern Depot to march to the Veterans auditorium.
Moorhead groups will have their own programs.
AMVETS will have steak fries on the 2nd & 4th Wednesdays of the
month, during the summer.
Motion was made by Haukedahl and seconded by Nicholson to have
election of officers at the next meeting. Motion carried
The next scheduled meeting will be October 25, 2010 at 7pm. Meeting
place will be at the Dilworth VFW at 7pm. Hamburgers will be served
starting at 5pm.
Motion to adjourn was made by Larry Nicholson. 2nd by Mark Wagemann.
Motion carried and meeting adjourned at 7:45pm